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Page's Green House, Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford

Description: Page's Green House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281712

OS Grid Reference: TM1464165641
OS Grid Coordinates: 614641, 265641
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2471, 1.1428

Location: Wetheringsett, Suffolk IP14 5QA

Locality: Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP14 5QA

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Listing Text

TM 16 NW
3/127 Page's Green House

-- II
Former farmhouse. C15 hall range with early C17 parlour cross-wing to left.
Timber framed, the facade roughcast-rendered, the remainder plastered. The
right gable end is tarred, with old shaped brackets to the wallplate ends.
Thatched roof. 3 cells. 2 storeys and attic. Mainly C18 windows with
square-leaded panes, the attic window in the cross-wing diamond-leaded.
Boarded door into cross-entry. The stack, at the junction of the 2 ranges,
has a plain red brick shaft. One-storey plastered and pantiled rear lean-to
additions. Interior. Truss over former open hall has massive cambered tie
beam and arched braces meeting at the centre. Crown-post removed and roof
reconstructed with side purlins, the sooted rafters said to be re-used. Some
C15 studding exposed on upper floor. Service partition has paired doorways,
the 4-centre arches largely re-made in mid C20. Stack inserted in upper bay
of hall. Parlour has chamfered-joist ceiling, all components with lamb's
tongue stops. The frame on both floors is concealed. Clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TM1464165641

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Source: English Heritage

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